May 5, 2020
Greetings!
While our lobby is still temporarily closed to visitors, we are open and ready to serve you. Please call us at (850) 837-6241 or email mail@DestinChamber.com .
Re-Open Florida Task Force Report
A few weeks ago, Governor DeSantis appointed a task force to create a plan to reopen Florida's economy. Last week, the task force delivered its plan to the Governor, and the Governor announced Phase 1, which started yesterday. While Governor DeSantis followed many of the task force's recommendations, he was a little more conservative in some areas. You may view the entire report here. No timeline is included, but the task force's recommendations for Phase 2 and 3 are.
Are You Open For Business?
Now that we are in Phase 1, have your business operations changed? Please email your updated hours, services and job openings to espies@DestinChamber.com . We will use it to update our ' Open For Business ' web page.
Destin's Drive By Blessing of the Marketplace is May 20
Despite COVID-19, the annual Blessing of the Marketplace will take place on May 20, from 7:30 - 9 a.m., with three drive by locations throughout the city. To find the location for your industry and to register, please click here .
Tourism Industry Interest Group: COVID-19 Initiatives & Resources With VISIT FLORIDA
Wednesday, May 20 | 12 - 1 p.m.
Virtual Meeting

Brenna Dacks, Regional Partnership Manager with VISIT FLORIDA, will provide an update on VISIT FLORIDA industry resources and its consumer marketing initiatives (both current and future) related to COVID-19.

How is COVID-19 Affecting Destin Businesses?
Check out our new web page specifying changes to business hours and operations for our members. To have your business listed here, please email espies@DestinChamber.com and let us know how COVID-19 is affecting your business operations.
COVID-19 Community Resources

Recorded Virtual Q&As
*Please note that there have been changes to some of the above programs since these virtual Q&As were recorded. Please follow the links below for the most up to date information.

COVID-19 Business Resources
Save $ On Office Supplies
Did you know Destin Chamber members save money on office supplies with Office Depot? Click here to print a store purchasing card to use in the Destin location or visit www.mychamberadvantage.com/Chamber_SignUp to sign up online.
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